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51.

Economic Impacts of COVID-19 Macro and Microeconomics Evidences from Sri Lanka

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 May 2020
Working Paper Series
Uva Wellassa University
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52.

Can Healthcare IT Save Babies?

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS)
Downloads 1,082
53.

Taxing Caloric Sweetened Beverages: Potential Effects on Beverage Consumption, Calorie Intake, and Obesity

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 100
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,072
54.

Infant and Child Mortality in Eastern Africa: Causes and Differentials - A Review of the Literature

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 May 2007 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Citizens for Public Justice
Downloads 1,058
55.

Advancing the Responsible Use of Medicines: Applying Levers for Change

Number of pages: 220 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics and IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics
Downloads 1,051
56.

Impact of Climate Changes on Human Health in India

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 16 Nov 2017
Working Paper Series
St. Mary's College (Autonomous) - Economics Department and St. Mary's College (Autonomous)
Downloads 1,040
57.

Sugar Taxes Aren’t Sweet: The Case Against Taxes on Sugar-Based Drinks

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 07 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Independent
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58.

Obesity, Unhappiness, and the Challenge of Affluence: Theory and Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2717
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
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59.

Sheepskin or Prozac: The Causal Effect of Education on Mental Health

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2231
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University College Dublin (UCD) - Institute for the Study of Social Change and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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61.

Moniker Maladies: When Names Sabotage Success

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Nov 2006
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University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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62.

Is Health Care Expenditure Really a Luxury Good? Re-Assessment and New Evidence Based on OECD Data

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Centre for International Studies on Economic Growth (CEIS) and University of Rome La Sapienza
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63.

Google Flu Trends Still Appears Sick: An Evaluation of the 2013-2014 Flu Season

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Northeastern University - Department of Political Science, University of Houston - Department of Political Science, Harvard University and Northeastern University
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64.

Are Restaurants Really Supersizing America?

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 01 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
U.C. Berkeley - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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65.

COVID-19 Pandemic and World Trade: Some Analytical Notes

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Dhaka - Department of International Business
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66.

Environmental Regulations, Air and Water Pollution, and Infant Mortality in India

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 11-11, HKS Working Paper No. RWP11-034
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

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67.

Obesity and Advertising Policy

George Mason Law Review, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 979-1011, Summer 2004, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 04-45
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Oct 2004
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, Federal Trade Commission -- Bureau of Economics and Federal Trade Commission
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68.

Stay-at-Home Works to Fight against COVID-19: International Evidence from Google Mobility Data

Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Florida International University (FIU) - Department of Economics
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69.

Human Capital, Schooling and Health Returns

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Apr 2003
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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70.

Public Opinion and the Politics of America's Obesity Epidemic

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 May 2002
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and University of California, Berkeley - Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science
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71.

Economic and Social Consequences of Human Mobility Restrictions Under COVID-19

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, June 2020: DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2007658117
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Politecnico di Milano, Politecnico di Milano, CNR - Institute for Complex Systems, University of Warwick, University of Brescia, Politecnico di Milano, Università Ca' Foscari, Politecnico Milano, CNR - Intitute for Complex Systems, Ca' Foscari University of Venice and Polytechnic University of Milan - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering
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72.

The Cost of COVID-19: A Rough Estimate of the 2020 US GDP Impact

Special Edition Policy Brief
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Apr 2020
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Harvard University, Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Students
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73.

The Evidence and Tradeoffs for a 'Stay-at-Home' Pandemic Response: A Multidisciplinary Review Examining the Medical, Psychological, Economic and Political Impact of 'Stay-at-Home' Implementation in America

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2020
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Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Department of Political Science, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University and Stanford University
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74.

News and Uncertainty about COVID-19: Survey Evidence and Short-Run Economic Impact

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 20-12
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Tübingen, University of Bonn, University of Tuebingen - Department of Economics and Brandeis University
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75.

Strategic Leadership in Healthcare: The Role of Collective Change Agents in Closing the Gap of Healthcare Disparities

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1060
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Nursing, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Nursing and University of North Texas - Health and Science Center
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76.

What Does the Empirical Evidence Tell Us About the Injustice of Health Inequalities?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Princeton University
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77.

Excessive Pharmaceutical Prices and Competition Law: Doctrinal Development to Protect Public Health

UC Irvine Law Review, Volume 6, Issue 3, pp. 281-320, Dec. 2016, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 787, FSU College of Law, Law, Business & Economics Paper No. 16-4
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Law
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78.

Health and Poverty in Guatemala

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and World Bank
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79.

Environmental Factors and Children's Malnutrition in Ethiopia

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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80.

The Effects of Soft Drink Taxes on Child and Adolescent Consumption and Weight Outcomes

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs, University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business - Department of Economics and Bates College
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81.

The Socio-Economic Determinants of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pandemic

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2020
Working Paper Series
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University - Faculty of Economics, Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University - Faculty of Economics, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University and Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts
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82.

The Economics of Oral Health and Health Care

Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy Discussion Paper No. 07-2015
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 May 2015
Working Paper Series
McMaster University and MEA - University of Mannheim
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83.

Why Have Americans Become More Obese?

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Paper No. 1994
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics

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84.

Does Commuting Cause Stress? The Public Health Implications of Traffic Congestion

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
Ryerson University, Ryerson University and McGill University
Downloads 755
85.

The Fertility Transition: Economic Explanations

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Oct 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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86.

Career Effects of Mental Health

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 06 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
Yale School of Management, Aalborg University Business School and NYU Stern Department of Economics
Downloads 726
87.

Dynamic Kidney Exchange

Review of Economic Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Boston College, Department of Economics
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88.

Longevity and the Rise of the West: Lifespans of the European Elite, 800-1800

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economic History
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89.

Limited Self-Control, Obesity and the Loss of Happiness

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2925
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Basel
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90.

The Unequal Burden of War: The Effect of Armed Conflict on the Gender Gap in Life Expectancy

International Organization, Vol. 60, No. 3, 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Vienna University of Economics and Business - Department of Socioeconomics and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
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91.

Uncertain Lifetime, Life Protection, and the Value of Life Saving

Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 459-460, May 2000
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
State University of New York at Buffalo - Department of Economics
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92.

Fantasy and Dread: The Demand for Information and the Consumption Utility of the Future

Management Science, Forthcoming, Claremont McKenna College Robert Day School of Economics and Finance Research Paper
Number of pages: 113 Posted: 23 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance and Claremont Colleges - Claremont Graduate University
Downloads 683
93.

Using Antitrust Law to Challenge Turing's Daraprim Price Increase

31 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 1379 (2017)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Rutgers Law School, Program on Regulation, Therapeutics, and Law, Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics and Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
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94.

Opportunity Costs Surrounding Exercise and Dietary Behaviors: Quantifying Trade-offs Between Commuting Time and Health-Related Activities

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Abt Associates, Inc. - Domestic Health Division
Downloads 681
95.

A Household Production Function Model of the Production of Child Health and Education - The Role of Housing-Related Inputs

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Consultant
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96.

Macronutrients and Obesity: Revisiting the Calories in, Calories out Framework

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Bates College and Bates College
Downloads 673
97.

Educational and Health Impacts of Two School Feeding Schemes: Evidence from a Randomized Trial in Rural Burkina Faso

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4976
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater, World Bank and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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98.

The Hedonic Method: Value of Statistical Life, Wage Compensation, and Property Value Compensation

RESEARCH TOOLS IN NATURAL RESOURCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS, Chapter 7, pp. 189-213, (page proofs), A. Batabyal and P. Nijkamp, eds., World Scientific, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics
Downloads 661
99.

Health Economics for Low-Income Countries

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 955
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Nairobi - Department of Economics
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100.

Child Nutrition, Child Health, and School Enrollment: A Longitudinal Analysis

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 623